Complete Packing List for a Tropical Vacation

Complete Packing List for a Tropical Vacation

Less is definitely more when packing for a vacation and no one has ever come home from a trip and thought, “next time I am going to pack heavier.” Packing for a vacation is actually incredibly easy once you get past the idea that you have to bring a bunch of stuff you...
Can Ticks Live Year-Round in Warmer Climates?

Can Ticks Live Year-Round in Warmer Climates?

Contrary to popular belief, ticks are not just a seasonal phenomenon. Although wishful thinking may make us believe ticks die off in the fall, it takes more than the first frost to deter these pesky insects. In fact, that is precisely when the prime feeding activity...
Why Do Some Black Flies Bite?

Why Do Some Black Flies Bite?

Biting flies are a type of fly that feeds on blood by using animals, including humans, as food sources.Many different species of biting flies exist, each one unique in its habitats and behaviors. Some bitingflies can transfer certain diseases through their bites,...